Troy, Michigan — Big innovations usually require big risks.
Mike Recchio’s job is to make sure Zeon Chemicals LP takes the right risks.
The firm’s vice president of corporate strategy shared his approach to research and development at the recent Rubber in Automotive Conference in Troy. He views product development like an investment portfolio—finding the right balance of safe bets, calculated risks and rewards.
He also keeps his eye on the big picture.
“When you talk about new product…